Barnett Shale Energy Education Council
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The Budget Bounty from Texas Natural Gas and Oil
The state budget prospects laid out recently by Texas Comptroller Susan Combs in the Biennial Revenue Estimate (BRE) were rosy, thanks to the natural gas and crude oil industries. Taxes from natural gas and oil increased 41 percent in fiscal 2012, triple the increases for total collections statewide.


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Curious about natural gas and the possibility for exporting outside the U.S.?
The idea is under consideration at two Texas facilities.


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Are natural gas vehicles still on the rise?
Find out if American companies are pushing natural gas vehicles for equipment needs.


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Heard about “FrackNation?
Learn more about TV airings of this documentary directed by Phelim McAleer and Ann McElhinney, both journalists, and Magdalena Segieda, at AXS TV. Fox News and The New York Times recently covered the movie that answers the questions raised by 2010’s "Gasland."

Watch "FrackNation" at noon on January 26 or February 2 or check the AXS TV schedule for more future listings.

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The Barnett Shale Energy Education Council (BSEEC)
is a community resource that provides information to the public about gas drilling and production in the Barnett Shale region in North Texas.

About Ed Ireland, Ph.D.
BSEEC Executive Director

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